Tuesday, 01 March 2016 21:41

The Request To Cancel A Non-Discrimination Policy Voted By The Fairfax County Public Schools Was Rejected By The Judge

Written by 



In Fairfax County, an organization and a student attempted to overturn a policy of anti-discrimination based on gender identity that was adopted within their school district, but the judge decided otherwise and rejected their request.

Indeed, last December, the Fairfax County Public Schools decided to pass a nondiscrimination ban based on gender identity. Following this, Andrea Lafferty, the head of the Traditional Values Coalition, ​and a student decided to oppose this policy of non-discrimination and brought the case to the Fairfax County Circuit Court. The judge then dismissed their request for trial. Lafferty, however, said to the Washington Post that she would appeal the decision.

To be continued....